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  1. Hal Masonberg

    Recommendations on Projector and screen for a film series in art gallery.

    I have a friend who is looking to install a large screen (140 or 150 diagonal) and projector in a professional art gallery. This isn't a business with a lot of money and so I'm looking for suggestions on inexpensive screens and projectors that are still good enough to make this happen. At the...
  2. JSHeacock

    Has anyone seen or purchased a Vava UST Projector?

    https://www.vava.com/p/4k-ultra-short-throw-laser-projector This looks pretty amazing and has a very nice price. I was interested in hearing from anyone who may have seen this projector in action or better yet, owns one.
  3. K

    Problem With projector hitachi cp 3011x

    Dear, have a video projector that I have used for about 40 hours. But I didn t use it for years after that. When I used it again many years after letting it in its case, few minutes after turning on, it give some Kind of purple patchs. I publish a link to youtube to let you see how it looks. If...
  4. W

    Vankyo V600 Projector

    Hello, Just curious if anyone here has the Vankyo V600 projector and if you could share your thoughts on it? Thanks for any help!
  5. I

    InFocus IN76 Projector Problems *Video Attached

    My InFocus IN76 is having a problem. Here is a link to the video on Youtube. I click the button to turn it on, the fans spin up, the color wheel spins up and the light turns on. The problem is the light is dim and it shows a clear screen, not a blue or white projected screen, but clear, like...
  6. Robert_Zohn

    Optoma CinemaX P1 4K UHD/HDR Short Throw Laser Projector

    Optoma's CinemaX P1 4K UHD/HDR Short Throw Laser Projector is scheduled to launch in the USA on September 15, 2019. Here's the .pdf spec sheet. Optoma states the peak luminance at up to 3,000 Nits. 4K refresh rate is 30Hz and the CinemaX P1 uses TI's .47 DMD DLP and an eight segment RGB...
  7. D

    Should I buy a 1080 projector in 2019

    hi, I am planning a HT for my home. Dilemma is between buying a Sony 1080 or a 4 K projector. For a viewing distance of 15 feet, and a screen size of 150 inches, will I be able to discern difference between 4K and 1080? Thanks a lot in advance!!
  8. Robert_Zohn

    LG HU85L 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector launch demo event at VE

    Proud to announce that LG selected our company to be the launch partner for their new dual laser 4K HDR UST projector, HU85LA. LG's first allocation is scheduled to arrive in our store this Thursday, July 25th and our launch demo event is scheduled for Saturday, August 3rd. Hope to see many...
  9. Defiance

    Advice Needed - Screen Size

    I have a room that is going to be used for a home theater and I am trying to figure out what size and aspect ratio the screen should be. The projector would likely be an Epson 6050 The wall is 150" wide, and I using a pair of Focal Sopra No2 speakers for the LR and a Sopra Center. I figure...
  10. super dave

    New Projector

    My screen is 87x37 2.35 format. My projector is going to be around 18 feet back. I have around $500 to spend, but I can't find a projector that will throw this far. Everyone I'm finding wants me from 10 to 12 feet away, any idea's
  11. V

    Help me adjusting my projector

    I am mounting Optoma WU515ST to a ceiling and currently I am getting this shape. Please help me how do I adjust my projector so that the shape becomes square rectangle? Please see my attached image. The white grid lines is the current showing. I like it to be like the red rectangle
  12. KingBob

    Projector video "refreshing"

    Sorry, I couldn't think of how to explain it. This has been happening for a while now. I think I might know what causes it, but need to figure out how to resolve. I will hold back my thought and let you guys weigh in and see if others come to the same conclusion. I have a newer projector and...
  13. R

    For Sale: LG HU80KA 4K UHD Laser Smart Home Theater CineBeam Projector

    Here is my LG HU80KA XPR UHD Laser DLP Home Theater Projector I have decided to sell. Its in good condition, fully functional. There is a small scratch on the casing from installation on the side. Originally purchased and received new on July 2018. Asking $1500 shipped and insured or best...
  14. V

    Looking for 4K projector with some room lighting.

    I am looking for a 4K projector that will look great even with some room side table lamps on. My seating is 14 feet away with a 120 inch screen. I now have the Sony 45ES projector and want to move up to a 4K projector. Hope someone has some su
  15. M

    Calling AV enthusiasts! Custom Cinema £50,000 to spend on hardware, would love help with decisions..

    Hello everyone, I am a novice in this area and would be very grateful for any help with finalising the hardware spec list for our cinema build. Although I am no expert on the 'tech' side of things I do greatly appreciate a beautiful picture and sound (hence this build!) and really want to get...
  16. Ronald Epstein

    BenQ Announces The CinePrime HT5550 Midrange Projector

    The following press release was issued today by BenQ America Corp. Click here to view in browser. BenQ Expands True 4K UHD HDR Home Cinema Lineup With Midrange Projector The CinePrime HT5550 Features 100% DCI-P3 CinematicColor™ and HDR-PRO™ Technologies for Accurate Reproduction of...
  17. Shane Come Back

    Projector Woes! Please Help! (Optoma HD143X)

    It's been awhile since I've posted anything here... My current projector that I've been using since 2006 - and still produces a DAMN good image for a 13 year-old, 720p native machine - is a Panasonic TH-AE900. It was considered the best projector in its class at the time. It's been thru a...
  18. B


    This is a used sony vpl-vw1100es 4k projector in excellent condition. The unit works great and has no visible scratches or faults. This unit is from a smoke free home and has 194 hours on the lamp. It was installed in my theater room but hasn't been used for approximately two months. I'm selling...
  19. Armand_Boivin

    New projector recommendations - help plz

    I currently have an epson home cinema 8350 projector, that i have had for 8yrs. I am looking to upgrade to a smart 1080p/4k projector to use with roku or amazon fire stick. It will be primarily used for tv/movies/console games. I would like something that will do well in a room that gets...
  20. W

    Fire TV to old projector - audio issues

    I have an old Optoma HD70 projector. Here is a picture of the rear panel: I also have an old Sony 5.1 home theater system (last time i posted about this system, a bunch of people laughed - yeah it's old but it works fine for what I need). Here is a picture of the rear panel: So I bought a...
  21. D

    Projector for bedroom

    I started looking into projectors as I have a big wall in my bedroom. I did end up with a new monitor for my PC but how the desk is positioned I'd have to lay sideways to watch stuff from my bed. Is there a big difference between 720p and 1080p projectors when the room distance to wall is not...
  22. T

    Home theater projector set-up

    Hello everybody. I´m planning on turning my living room into a proper home theater. The room has a roof that slopes up from 8ft 6" to 11ft 10". Length of the room is 14ft 9" and width 8ft 9". Picture attached. My question is, on wich wall should I attach a movie projector, the tall one ore the...
  23. C

    New Construction Home Theatre

    I am at the very early stages of planning my home theatre build. I have spoken with a local CEDIA certified installer / company and was planning on utilizing their design assistance services. However, after reading some of the recommendations from these boards, I'm wondering how much I should...
  24. 1

    For sale nice working Sony 1292 Q 8" crt projector

    I have a nice working Sony 1292Q projector with a custom DVI/HDMI card for sale, located in Dallas, Texas. Asking price is $1000.
  25. oguer2427

    Projector or Screen Upgrade

    Projector: Panasonic PT AE4000 - throw distance 12' Screen: Painted high contrast Goo Systems Screen - 104" with black velvet frame I have a fully light controlled semi-dedicated home theater with the back of the theater opened to a bar/rec area. Most of the time when we are viewing movies we...
  26. Peter M Fitzgerald

    Roku flicker problem on my Optoma projector

    I've had my Optoma projector for a couple of years now, with no other problems, but from Day 1, it's had a mildly-annoying signal flicker whenever I play streaming video from my Roku 3 device. The flashing/flicker is exactly like what is seen on this guy's YouTube video: I've gone into the...
  27. N

    Yamaha RX-V475 HDMI out works to TV but not to Projector

    The RX-V475 HDMI Out works okay when connected to a Smart TV but when connected to my Sony VPL-HW50ES Projector the signal is not getting there. Have connected laptop to projector and also cable box direct, both on original cable to projector proving that cable and video to projector is...
  28. G

    Need help with projector enclosure mount

    Hello Guys! I baught a projector enclosure from Deertv and received it yesterday. Now I want to buy a tripod mount for the enclosure at 150 x 150 VESA. Can you please recommend some types or link from Ebay or Amazon? Your kind advice is very important for me. Thank you. Gary
  29. JQuintana

    Downsides to this budget RCA projector?

    I am really tempted to grab one of these to use as an option to play movies in the backyard. It's only $149 at Walmart but their website doesn't even list it anymore. It may be on it's way out, but I found 2 for sale at my local store...
  30. L

    Rectangle on projector display

    I am trying to help our church. Unknown projector. Suddenly started showing a dim rectangle in the bottom right of the projector display. Not on the laptop display.